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Laura Jane Grace

Laura Jane Grace: A Gainesville Local’s Look at the Artist Formerly Known as Tom Gabel

Gainesville lost an icon last night—and simulataneously gained a new one. Goodbye Tom Gabel. Hello Laura Jane Grace. The 31-year-old frontman of the band Against Me! announced to Rolling Stone magazine he has always felt more like a she.  The singer identifies as transsexual and is undergoing treatment that could eventually lead to a sex change operation. She said she’s not attracted to men ... »

Tom Fox house digital rendering

Gainesville Going Green, One House at a Time

Gainesville resident Tom Fox’s dream-home is a fully sustainable dwelling made not from stone, but rather from shipping containers that used to travel across oceans or trek from state-to-state. As of February, he has transformed his vision into a reality, and you can find it at 612 SW Fifth Terrace, in Gainesville. Fox spent nearly a decade conducting research before breaking ground, talking to hu... »

Ben Huh of Cheezburger Network

Ben Huh of Cheezburger Network: TechStars Talk

The other day, I was working on a piece about mobile apps to help you broadcast your boring life, and while perusing the Ustream app for usability and features, I found this awesome program called This Week In. They just happened to be showing a recent talk from Cheezburger Network CEO Ben Huh on the new era of internet business, how he found success and of course, what it all means. I know what y... »

Blogging Uncle Sam

How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Blog

Kat explains why blogging is the only sensible future for aspiring and established journalists everywhere. »

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